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My younger brother, Eddie, was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes when he was aged 6 or 7 – and from that age he had to give himself insulin injections every single day. I clearly remember the early days of learning how to inject himself, practising on an orange, disinfecting glass syringes and needles and the…

At the start of October my husband, myself, Simon and 6 month old Mia embarked on a journey to London to take part in the London Bridges Challenge for Diabetes UK. This was a very personal cause for me as I’ve being living with Type 1 diabetes for the past 16 years. I was diagnosed…